Tag: del ray

Your Views: E-scooters are good for Alexandria

To the editor: There is not a mode of transportation I don’t love. I own a car, often commute on a bicycle and have Metro...

Your Views: Patrick Henry treatment is unfair

To the editor: This is in response to your April 11 editorial, “Space for a swing,” in support of the Alexandria School Board’s decision to...

Our View: A step in the right direction

City council’s decision to compromise on seating at the Del Ray Gardens restaurant at Saturday’s public hearing was the right decision, even if the...

Del Ray couple opens floral design business

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Husband-and-wife duo Mark and Amy Eggers grew a small business out of their mutual love for plants and their long...

Council approves Del Ray Gardens

By Cody Mello-Klein | cmelloklein@alextimes.com City council approved a special use permit for a combination of 100 indoor and outdoor seats at the Del Ray...

Photos: Renée Adams leads Del Ray poetry walk

Renée Adams, the creator and curator of a Del Ray poetry fence, led a poetry walk down Mount Vernon Avenue on April 6. During...

Renée Adams celebrates 10 years of her Del Ray poetry fence

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com To know Renée Adams is to know her love of poetry, and in Del Ray, her name is inextricably linked...

Join the local eco-living challenge

By Mara Benner Have you heard the name Greta Thunberg? She is the 16-year-old girl who recently orchestrated student-led demonstrations in 100 countries to bring...

Our View: Residential parking is a core livability issue

Balancing competing demands is one of the most difficult tasks of government at any level. Parceling out pieces of the proverbial pie – whether it’s...

Hops N Shine serves up beer, moonshine and grilled cheeses in...

By Missy Schrott | mschrott@alextimes.com Hops N Shine, a new bar and restaurant in Del Ray, is celebrating its grand opening this weekend, according to...